U.S. To Spend $15.2 Million To Upgrade Tracks Used By Amtrak TrainsNew Mexico's congressional delegation has announced that the federal government will spend $15.2 million to upgrade railroad tracks used by Amtrak's Southwest Chief passenger route.
Airline Quality Ratings Released, Frontier Has Most ComplaintsThink flying is getting worse? A pair of university researchers who track the airline business say it's a fact, and Denver-based Frontier Airlines gets the most complaints.
NHTSA To Require Rearview Cameras In New VehiclesThe U.S. Department of Transportation is issuing a final safety rule that requires rearview technology in many new vehicles. The move is an effort to reduce deaths and serious injuries caused by backup accidents.
Smarter Snowplows Might Be On The WaySnowplow operators say they can't be everywhere at once, but they are getting some high-tech help this winter in three states using a new digital intelligence system built in Boulder.
Colorado Races To Fix Mountain Roads Before WinterWith snow already dusting Colorado's highest peaks, the state is racing to replace key mountain highways washed away by flooding,
NCAR Working To Collect Weather Data From CarsResearchers at the National Center for Atmospheric Research are examining ways to collect weather data from onboard computers on automobiles.
Department Of Transportation Slams Sale Of Stapleton LandA scathing federal audit released Thursday blasts Denver's Stapleton redevelopment deal, saying that the Federal Aviation Administration gave up $71 million in revenue by allowing Denver to sell off land at the old Stapleton International Airport for less than half its value.
DOT Proposes Making Backup Camera MandatoryThere's a push to make rear view cameras mandatory in every new car sold. The proposal by the U.S. Department of Transportation is a response to the hundreds of deadly accidents every year when a driver backs over a pedestrian.